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H. Smith Richardson Charitable Trust


Last profile update: 04/13/2018
Last grant data update: 01/30/2018

At A Glance

H. Smith Richardson Charitable Trust

(formerly Randolph Foundation)

701 Green Valley Road, 306

Greensboro, NC United States 27408-7096

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation






Trust established in 1976 in NC - Mr. Richardson, a manufacturing chemist, was at various times during his career president, chairman of the board, chairman of the executive committee, and honorary chairman of Vick Chemical Company, which changed its name in 1962 to Richardson-Merrell, Inc., and is now known as Richardson-Vicks, Inc. Together with his wife, Grace Jones Richardson, he also founded the Smith Richardson Foundation, Inc.

Purpose and Activities

Primary areas of interest include the study and research of cultural values and civic virtues.